In a season that has been marred by inconsistency, Northwestern’s game against DePaul did anything but right the ship. If anything, the Wildcats steered right into an iceberg.
The Cats (3-4-2) were routed by the Blue Demons (3-5-1) on Wednesday, losing 4-0 after a breakdown in all phases of the game.
“This was our first true road game of the year and we got a good lesson in how not to play when you’re on the road,” Northwestern coach Tim Lenahan said. “It wasn’t about X’s and O’s and things like that. DePaul came out with a lot of intensity, forced the issue and scored a goal and then we made mistakes after